Spain reports 1st case of MERS virus

MADRID (AP) — Spain’s Health Ministry says the country has its first case of the new respiratory virus known as MERS and the female victim i…

Chicago expands free mammogram program

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago is expanding a program that provides breast cancer screenings on the city’s South Side. In a news release, Mayor Rahm…

RI gun safety panel continues work

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A task force looking at Rhode Island’s use of mental health records in firearm background checks is looking at how o…